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Denniston Dog Restaurant & Bar

) #6 of 24 Restaurants in Westport $$ - $$$ , ,
18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
+64 3-789 5030
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (29 reviews)
“stone grill” (31 reviews)
“hot stone” (17 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Great service and the staff remember my choices so I don't need to. Food always delicious. Atmosphere great. Lots of spaces depending on the visit.

Thank CheryeandPete
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great menu, lots of variety and well presented! A group of 6 dined and we all had entrees and mains and no one was disappointed. We thought service brilliant. We wanted to eat there our second night too but the weather so bad we didn't...More

Thank kipa74
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Thought we had better book a table being a Friday night and we were not sure whether it made any difference or not! From the minute we arrived we were told how busy they were and that they had a large table of backpackers and...More

Thank Pippam333
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We were recommended this restaurant for reasonably priced delicious food and we were certainly disappointed. The whitebait patties were lovely and freshly made as was the chocolate pudding I had. We were welcomed as we entered and we're looked after by all the staff. It...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is in the center of the city.The service was fast and good. The trio of meat was good medallions portions. Best thing that w the stonegrill you can choose the timecook. Fish dish was tasty. And the berry cheesecake was absolutely to try....More

Thank bumbaba
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I attended a breakfast meeting. The cooked buffet breakfast was lovely and the venue was great for the meeting.

Thank serpentine2014
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Great prices well presented food. Good size meals. Great atmosphere with bar and pool table. Front and back closed in deck. Kids meals available and free kids activities pack free. Big screen t.v to enjoy sports in bar.

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Nice to see a chap drinking from a true imperial pint glass at the bar however when I ordered a pint I got a handle. Myself and my wife had a meal, hers duck which was very good, mine rib eye steak not, very tough,...More

Thank d0r0urke
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

As a self employed couple, we regularly have to work on important days. And I regularly have to cook. But not this year 😊 For the first time in the four years we've had to work but opted for the Denniston Dog as our anniversary...More

Thank Cup1993
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Went here for dinner on a dark and stormy west coast night. It was a last minute booking we made for an extremely large group (46 people) - all hungry backpackers and we all wanted stone grill! They coped admirably! They offered us a set...More

Thank Barbary_Skipper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Wakefield St, Westport 7601, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  West Coast Region  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +64 3-789 5030
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